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Multinational law firm success in landmark class action case sought against MasterCard

25/07/2017(0)
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has had a major success after the Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT) ruled against certifying a US-style £14bn opt-out consumer damages antitrust class actions against its client ... Read More
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Exxon sues U.S. over $2 million Russian sanctions fine

21/07/2017(0)
The U.S. Treasury Department on Thursday imposed a $2 million fine on Exxon Mobil Corp. for what it called a “reckless disregard” of U.S. sanctions on Russia while Secretary ... Read More
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Google hires numerous law firms to fight EU fines

11/07/2017(0)
Google is surrounding itself with some of the top law firms in Europe in the wake of its record-breaking €2.4 billion ‘illegal’ anti-trust ruling fine and the threat of ... Read More
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Mt Gox CEO On Trial In Japan As Bitcoin Gains Traction

11/07/2017(0)
A Tokyo court began hearings Tuesday into charges that the head of the failed Japan-based bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox accessed its computer system and inflated his account by $1 ... Read More
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John McAfee settles Intel legal action over name

11/07/2017(0)
John McAfee, known for the anti-virus software bearing his surname, has settled legal action with technology giant Intel over the commercial use of his name. The chip-maker had warned ... Read More
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Barclays and former executives charged with fraud conspiracy

03/07/2017(0)
Ex-CEO John Varley, Roger Jenkins among four men charged Charges relate to Barclays’s 2008 capital raising with Qatar Barclays Plc and four former executives will appear in a London ... Read More
Google

EU fines Google €2.42 billion for manipulating search engine results

27/06/2017(0)
Antitrust: Commission fines Google €2.42 billion for abusing dominance as search engine by giving illegal advantage to own comparison shopping service The European Commission has fined Google €2.42 billion ... Read More
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Volkswagen faces biggest legal action; A Pan-European lawsuit seeks billions refunds

14/06/2017(0)
Around 220,000 car drivers in the Netherlands, England and Wales joined forces on Tuesday in what could become a pan-European lawsuit against German carmaker Volkswagen seeking compensation over its “dieselgate” ... Read More
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Toshiba facing fresh lawsuit from another group of foreign investors

14/06/2017(0)
Japanese electronics giant Toshiba says it is facing a fresh lawsuit from another group of foreign investors seeking damages following its $1.2bn accounting scandal. The company says it has ... Read More
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Deutsche Bank will pay $170 million to settle an investor lawsuit about Euribor

13/06/2017(0)
Deutsche Bank AG (DBKGn.DE) will pay $170 million to settle an investor lawsuit claiming it conspired with other banks to manipulate the benchmark European Interbank Offered Rate and related ... Read More
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